“Making Retirement Income Last a Lifetime”

By Wade Pfau, Ph.D., CFA

I’m now in the process of re-reading some of the classic studies on retirement planning.  As I am more involved in the research side of it now, doing this allows me to see points that I missed before or otherwise had just…

Getting on Track for Retirement

By Wade Pfau, Ph.D., CFA

Those already late in their careers who are thinking seriously about retiring in the coming years may have been interested in the “safe savings rate” concept, but be left wondering how to apply it to their own personal situations. This new paper provides the answer about how to do this. 

Safe Savings Rates: A New Approach to Retirement Planning over the Lifecycle

By Wade Pfau, Ph.D., CFA

Most retirement planning literature treats the working and retirement phases separately. My findings suggest that a fundamental rethink about retirement planning is needed.